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HYD-MECH VW-18 Series II Vertical
Location:
Warren, MI
Manufacturer:
Hyd-Mech saws
Model:
VW-18 Series II
Weight:
2,700 lbs

Specifications

Condition:
new
Capacity:
18" x 22"
Division:
Metal Fabrication
Blade size:
1.25” x 16’ 3”
Blade drive:
5 HP
Blade speed:
65 - 385 SFM
Table height:
36.5”
Vise control:
HYDRAULIC
Machine weight:
2,700 lbs
Hydraulic drive:
.5 HP
Mitering capability:
30 degrees left to 30 degrees right
Coolant tank capacity:
12 US GAL.
Dimensions (w x l x h):
36” x 94.5 x 96”
Hydraulic tank capacity:
4 US GAL

Description

New Hyd-Mech Vertical Mitering Band Saw
Model VW-18 Series II
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Standard Head
3 Degree Cant Head
Capacity
Rectangular (w x h)
Round
Rectangular (w x h)
Round
90°
18”wide x 22” high
17.5”**
18”wide x 20.75” high
17.5”**
45°
18” wide x 15” high
12.5”
18” wide x 14” high
12.5”
60°
18” wide x 10.25” high
10.25”
18” wide x 9.5” high
9.5”
**If cutting a round piece larger than 12.5”, tall square vise inserts are required. Please note that tall square vise inserts allow for 90° cuts only.
Mitering Capability: 30 degrees left to 30 degrees right
Blade Size: 1.25” x 16’ 3”
Blade Drive: 5 HP
Blade Speed: 65 - 385 SFM
Hydraulic Drive: .5 HP
Hydraulic Tank Capacity: 4 US GAL
Coolant Tank Capacity: 12 US GAL.
Vise Control: HYDRAULIC
Table Height: 36.5”
Machine Weight: 2,700 lbs
Dimensions (w x l x h): 36” x 94.5 x 96”
Machine Power Requirements: 240 or 480 Volt 3 phase (Other voltages require auto - transformer not supplied)
MACHINE CONSTRUCTION & FEATURES
Machine Base - The machine base is designed and produced with electro-welded steel components for maximum rigidity and support. The saw head carriage is guided by high quality linear ways and bearings. A 12-gallon coolant tank is built into the base.
Saw Head - Manually positioned Easy Swing head frame. Precise positioning from 60º left to 60º right with easy to read angle scale and is equipped with stops at 60o
5 HP Motor - Heavy-duty gearbox and 5 HP, AC inverter drive controlled motor. Blade speed is easily adjusted from the control console and the wide range of available band speeds allows for efficient cutting of many types of material.
Blade Drive - The blade drive motor is controlled by a Mitsubishi AC inverter drive. Provides smooth operation and infinite adjustment from 65 to 385 SFM.
Head Feed System- Dual hydraulic control with feed rate and feed force adjustments.
Blade Wheels - High quality cast iron wheels with heavy-duty wheel & gearbox shaft bearings.
Adjustable Head Cant -3 Degree Canted head (NEW Adjustable Saw head that can cut at 90 deg and be adjusted to cut at 3 deg cant) – the machine is capable of cutting with the saw head at 90 degrees and the saw head with a 3 degree cant. The Quick Change Column is standard on the new VW18 Series II. This feature allows the saw head column to be set either upright at 90 Deg or at a 3° forward cant.
Blade Guides - Replaceable carbide insert guides housed in two heavy duty guide arms provide cut accuracy of + / - .002” per linear inch of material. A mechanically adjusted idler side guide arm allows for easy adjustment for proper guide arm spacing.
Vising - Two full stroking hydraulic vises.
Laser Light - Projects a crisp line of laser light along the blade line. This feature can be used for fast length measurements or as a cut marker.
Powered Blade Brush - Driven off the blade drive wheel the 3” wire brush keeps the blade gullets clean, helping to maximize blade performance and life.
Blade Tensioning – Mechanically adjusted bl